Agent Name

endo-1,4-beta-Xylanase II

CAS Number

140222-29-3

Formula

C81-H86-O21-Si

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

2-(Trimethylsilyl)ethyl O-(2,3-di-O-benzylxylopyranosyl)(1-4)-O-(2,3-di-O-benzoylxylopyranosyl)-(1-4)-O-(2,3-di-O-benzylxylopyranosyl)-(1-4)-2,3-di-O-benzoylxylopyranoside; Xylotetraose derivative; beta-D-Xylopyranoside, 2-(trimethylsilyl)ethyl O-2,3-bis-O-(phenylmethyl)-beta-D-xylopyranosyl-(1-4)-O-2,3-di-O-benzoyl-beta-D-xylopyranosyl-(1-4)-O-2,3-bis-O-(phenylmethyl)-beta-D-xylopyranosyl-(1-4)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Enzymes

Sources/Uses

"Xylanase is the name given to a class of enzymes which degrade the linear polysaccharide beta-1,4-xylan into xylose, thus breaking down hemicellulose, one of the major components of plant cell walls." [Wikipedia]

Comments

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